Michele Daschbach Fast was an American swimmer who grew up in Atherton, California. The youngest of six children and the University of California Santa Barbara graduate met her husband Patrick in college and raised their three children in Seal Beach.
She swam every morning in Seal Beach, genuinely touching everyone she met in and out of the water with a sense of humor and warm smile.
Shockingly, she was killed by a mass murderer while waiting in a beauty salon in Seal Beach in 2011.
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